Outsidepride Nasturtium Flower Seed Mix – 5 LBS

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Nasturtium (Tropaeolum Majus Jewel Mix) – Few flowers light up the garden like nasturtiums do! Grow this lovely annual from flower seeds and have blooms from June until first frost. The Jewel mix blossoms are 2 – 3 inches across and come in shades of red, orange and yellow.

The leaves are rounded or shaped like a shield and have a central leaf stalk. The leaves, flowers and seeds are edible, with the leaves having a peppery flavor which makes a great addition to your salads. The seeds were actually used as a pepper substitute during WWII, or you can pickle the seeds when they are still green.

Nasturtium vine does best when it is left alone. It will tolerate most any soil type, but prefers not to be fertilized. Over-fertilization will produce lovely foliage, but no flowers. Keep watered, but allow the soil to dry out between waterings. Climbing Nasturtium is used as a companion plant for the vegetable garden. It is said that the peppery-flavored leaves ward off many insects. The plant likes a full sun place in the garden in cooler climates. For the hottest regions, afternoon shade is preferable to plants. Tropaeolum Majus plants will grow anywhere as an annual, but they will only survive as a perennial in frost-free zones.

Temperature: 65F

Average Germ Time: 7 – 10 days

Light Required: No

Depth: 1/2 inch

Sowing Rate: 1 – 2 seeds per plant or 3 1/2 pounds per 1,000 square feet or 150 pounds per acre

Moisture: Keep seeds moist until germination

Plant Spacing: 8 – 12 inches

Plant nasturtium seeds directly outdoors in the spring. The seedlings do not transplant well into the garden when started indoors. Before sowing seeds, soak the flower seeds overnight in warm water. The next day, plant the flower seeds 1/2 inch deep in an area that gets at least 6 hours of direct sun each day. Have the soil worked so that it’s fine and light. The flowers will appear 8 – 12 weeks after being sown from flower seeds.

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Light up the garden

The Jewel mix blossoms are 2 – 3 inches across and come in shades of red, orange and yellow. The leaves are rounded or shaped like a shield and have a central leaf stalk. It will tolerate most any soil type, but prefers not to be fertilized

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Flower Specifications

The plant likes a full sun place in the garden in cooler climates. For the hottest regions, afternoon shade is preferable to plants. Tropaeolum Majus plants will grow anywhere as an annual, but they will only survive as a perennial in frost-free zones. Nasturtium vine does best when it is left alone

Height: 14 – 16 inches

USDA Zones: 3 – 10

Season: Annual

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How to grow

Plant seeds directly outdoors in the spring. The seedlings do not transplant well into the garden when started indoors. Before sowing seeds, soak the flower seeds overnight in warm water.

The next day, plant the flower seeds 1/2 inch deep in an area that gets at least 6 hours of direct sun each day. Have the soil worked so that it’s fine and light. The flowers will appear 8 – 12 weeks after being sown from flower seeds It will tolerate most any soil type, but prefers not to be fertilized

Sowing Rate: 1 – 2 seeds per plant or 3 1/2 pounds per 1,000 square feet or 150 pounds per acre

Average Germ Time: 7 – 10 days

Moisture: Keep seeds moist until germination

Soil Type: Well-drained, pH 6.1 – 7.8

Plant Spacing: 8 – 12 inches

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Shades of red, orange and yellow

Few flowers light up the garden like nasturtiums do! Grow this lovely annual from flower seeds and have blooms from June until first frost. The Jewel mix blossoms are 2 – 3 inches across and come in shades of red, orange and yellow. The leaves are rounded or shaped like a shield and have a central leaf stalk. The leaves, flowers and seeds are edible, with the leaves having a peppery flavor which makes a great addition to your salads. The seeds were actually used as a pepper substitute during WWII, or you can pickle the seeds when they are still green.

Nasturtium vine does best when it is left alone. It will tolerate most any soil type, but prefers not to be fertilized. Over-fertilization will produce lovely foliage, but no flowers. Keep watered, but allow the soil to dry out between waterings. Climbing Nasturtium is used as a companion plant for the vegetable garden. It is said that the peppery-flavored leaves ward off many insects. The plant likes a full sun place in the garden in cooler climates. For the hottest regions, afternoon shade is preferable to plants. Tropaeolum Majus plants will grow anywhere as an annual, but they will only survive as a perennial in frost-free zones.

This nasturtium seed mix grows as an annual vining, flowering plant in USDA zones 3 – 10
Nasturtiums, also known as Tropaeolum Majus, bloom profusely all summer long and are considered deer resistant.
This seed mix will products 2 to 3 inch wide unique flowers in wonderful shades of red, yellow, and orange.
These climbing, vining plants will reach a mature height of 18 inches and spread approximately 12 inches wide.
Sow 1 to 2 seeds per plant or 3 to 4 pounds per 1,000 square feet for a dense display of these trailing annual heirloom flowers.